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Agribusiness, conservation leaders respond to Lake Erie forecast, call for all hands on deck to address harmful algae blooms

July 27, 2015

Michigan League of Conservation Voters (LCV) deputy director Jack Schmitt joined Michigan Agri-Business Association (MABA) president Jim Byrum to issue the following joint statement today, responding to forecasts showing an algae bloom...

Michigan Radio, Grand Rapids Press, Michigan LCV to host Grand Rapids Mayoral Candidate Forum

June 30, 2015

Michigan Radio, The Grand Rapids Press and the Michigan League of Conservation Voters (LCV) today announced they’ll host a Grand Rapids mayoral candidate forum at the Grand Rapids Public Museum at 6:30 p.m....

Michigan LCV Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Mercury Standard

June 29, 2015

In response to today's Supreme Court ruling in Michigan v. EPA, Jack Schmitt, deputy director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, issued the following statement:

Michigan LCV responds to Snyder’s Water Report

June 9, 2015

We are encouraged to see the Governor prioritizing protections for the Great Lakes and Michigan’s clean water.

Michigan deserves better

Michigan LCV Slams Nesbitt Energy Plan

May 7, 2015

Michigan LCV comes out swinging against a new bill that defines burning hazardous waste as renewable energy and repeals Michigan’s highly-successful energy efficiency programs.